Green Party expresses sadness at death of Sir Paul Holmes
1 February 2013
Green Party expresses sadness at death
of Sir Paul Holmes
The Green Party is saddened by the
death of Sir Paul Holmes today and passes on its condolences
to his family and friends.
“Sir Paul challenged
politicians in a way that made his interviews interesting to
the viewer and listener,” said Green Party Co-leader
“His focus was on the people listening
and watching, not on making life easy for the politicians.
“Over many decades he helped shaped political discourse
in New Zealand through his TV interviews, newspaper columns
and radio shows.
“Our thoughts are with Sir Pauls wife
Lady Deborah, his children, family and friends,” said Mrs
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